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Texas set to pass embrace new abortion restrictions

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A sweeping new anti-abortion bill in Texas that includes a provision already blocked by federal courts is heading to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott. The bill approved...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 14:00

The Latest: Video shows workers dangling at California site

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a partial building collapse that injured 19 workers in the San Francisco Bay Area (all times local): 2 p.m. Video shows workers dangling...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 14:00

More records, barely, as stocks rise for 7th day

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks made the tiniest of gains Friday as media companies and sellers of beauty products and food ticked higher. Major indexes added to their winning...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:57

Leery of North Korea, US plans first test of ICBM intercept

WASHINGTON (AP) — Preparing for North Korea's growing threat, the Pentagon will try to shoot down an intercontinental-range missile for the first time in a test next week. The goal...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:56

The Latest: Colorado governor says recent blasts unrelated

DENVER (AP) — The Latest on a fatal oil tank fire in northern Colorado (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper says two deadly northern Colorado oil and...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:48

Mortuary chief 'proud' of how Glenn's remains were treated

DOVER, Del. (AP) — As Air Force officials investigate allegations that inspectors were invited to view the remains of astronaut and former U.S. Sen. John Glenn at Dover Air Force...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:47

The Latest: Aviator killed in Vietnam comes home for burial

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the arrival of the remains of a Vietnam War casualty in San Diego for burial (all times local): 1:35 p.m. The remains of...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:46

4 cab drivers killed in Mexican tourist destination

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Drug violence may be behind the killing of four taxi drivers in the picturesque central Mexican town of San Miguel de Allende, a popular tourism destination...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:39

The Latest: Tom Morello, Josh Brolin eulogize Chris Cornell

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on memorial services Friday for late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell (all times local): 1:25 p.m. Chris Cornell's memorial service has ended and mourners are...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:38

The Latest: Head of world track attends Manchester event

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the concert bombing in England (all times local): 9:20 p.m. Police lined the street as an athletic event went ahead in Manchester four...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:37

Judge to rule next week on DNA bid in radio host's killing

MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — A judge says he will rule next week on prosecutors' request to order a DNA sample from the former husband of a popular radio host...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:37

Kuwaiti company settles claims of troop food contract fraud

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Kuwaiti logistics company has agreed to pay $95 million to resolve allegations that it inflated prices and defrauded the U.S. government for contracts to feed American...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:33

Kushner's key role in Trump orbit subjects him to scrutiny

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jared Kushner's outsized role in his father-in-law's campaign and now his presidency, plus connections along the way with Russian interests, make him a seemingly obvious person that...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:33

Allies of Brazil's president looking to future amid scandal

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Key leaders in the governing coalition of embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer are now speculating about who might replace him if he is forced from...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:28

Missouri museum to display Confederate battle flag

LOUISIANA, Mo. (AP) — At a time Confederate symbols are being purged from public sites, a northeast Missouri museum is putting a restored Confederacy flag on permanent inside display, calling...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:27

Trump 'evolving' on climate action, pressured by Europeans

TAORMINA, Italy (AP) — Forceful face-to-face talks this week with fellow world leaders left President Donald Trump "more knowledgeable" and with "evolving" views about the global climate accord he's threatened...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:14

The Latest: Man, 44, arrested in Manchester bombing inquiry

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — The Latest on the concert bombing in England (all times local): 9:00 p.m. British police say a 44-year-old man has been arrested in Manchester in connection...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:13

Texas governor cracks joke about reporters at gun range

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is drawing criticism for cracking a joke about reporters at a gun range. Abbott took some target practice Friday, after signing a...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:13

The Latest: Lawyer says Kushner wants to cooperate in probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Russia investigations (all times local): 4:10 p.m. Jared Kushner's role in his father-in-law's campaign and now his presidency make him a seemingly obvious person...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:10

Markets Right Now: Tiny gains push S&P, Nasdaq to records

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 4:00 p.m. Major U.S. stock indexes ended the day pretty much where they started as trading was quiet ahead of...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:08

At least 28 killed in ambush attack on Christians in Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — Masked gunmen ambushed a bus carrying Coptic Christians to a monastery south of Cairo on Friday, killing at least 28 people, and Egypt responded by launching airstrikes...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:07

Clinton reappears at Wellesley, again at a crossroads

Nearly a half-century after she first declared herself to the world as a young woman unafraid to ruffle feathers and challenge authority, Hillary Clinton was back at the very same...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:04

Company faces backlash for pulling Hannity ads

NEW YORK (AP) — Financial services firm USAA is facing a backlash to its decision to pull advertising from Sean Hannity's show on Fox News Channel. The company says it...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:01

The Latest: Police: Facebook posts led to Comicon arrest

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on an arrest at Phoenix Comicon (all times local): 1:00 p.m. Phoenix police say there are indications an armed man arrested at Phoenix Comicon is...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 13:00

The Latest: Cornell memorial opens with 'The Promise'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on memorial services Friday for late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell (all times local): 12:45 p.m. A private memorial service for Soundgarden singer-songwriter Chris Cornell...
Friday, May 26, 2017 - 12:59

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